Words in Red: John 6:35 – Spread too thin and not enough time

Words in Red are excerpts from my journal as I have been taking the words of Jesus and letting them speak directly to my own heart.

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John 6:35: “I am the Bread of Life.  He who comes to me will never go hungry; and he who believes in me will never be thirsty.”

I once heard someone say that we’re all as full of God as we want to be.  Jesus, You are the Bread of Life – the food my soul craves – and I can partake of your nourishing, life-giving Presence any time I want.  You are the pure water that refreshes my parched soul that dries out so quickly in the pressure and activity of this life.

Lord, You have made a way for all to enter into Your rest – that rest which is elusive to us any other way but through You.  Every other attempt to nourish and hydrate our souls is a cheap substitute that doesn’t bring true life.

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